When games break, the developer isn't usually encouraging it, but rules are made to be broken, right? Such is the case with Vlambeer's Nuclear Throne. In the pursuit of madness, developer Rami Ismail kept sending increasingly broken versions of the game to YouTuber STAR_. The results were messy, hilarious, and full of… » 1/13/15 5:00pm 1/13/15 5:00pm

I Didn't Think This Nuclear Throne Challenge Was Possible

Vlambeer's Rami Ismail accidentally inspired a Nuclear Throne challenge, to beat the current version of the game using only the pistol. 10 hours after it was officially proposed, Wizard_Amul did it. » 5/07/14 5:33pm 5/07/14 5:33pm

Nuclear Throne's New Levels Are Insane

Nuclear Throne has replaced Spelunky as my go-to "just one more try" game. I decided to check out some videos of what lies beyond the third world, and the answer is... SO MANY BULLETS. » 5/06/14 12:36pm 5/06/14 12:36pm

Vlambeer's Nuclear Throne is adding four-player online and local multiplayer. If you're familiar with the brutal Gauntlet-style game, you're cheering right now. Online multiplayer will be added to the Steam Early Access version of the game soon. It's going to be glorious. » 4/12/14 2:48pm 4/12/14 2:48pm

Nuclear Throne Is Like An 8-Bit Borderlands

Not only did Vlambeer make another great shoot-em-up, they're also live streaming the game's development twice a week while the game is in early access. Check out the gameplay above and learn the meaning of "explosive revenge." » 10/22/13 11:30am 10/22/13 11:30am